VIPs Gather In Atlanta for CLEO TV Cocktail Event
Sister Circle Co-Host Rashan Ali, TV One General Manager Michelle Rice, Sister Circle Co-Hosts Syleena Johnson and Trina Braxton, and CLEO TV Host/Personality Tai Beauchamp at the CLEO TV preview celebration in Atlanta on November 29.
Photo Credit: Marcus Ingram, Courtesy of TV One
VIPS GATHER IN ATLANTA FOR PREVIEW OF NEW ENTERTAINMENT NETWORK CLEO TV
Celebrities, influencers, advertisers and TV executives turned out for TV One's private event held in Atlanta to celebrate and introduce new entertainment network, CLEO TV on Thursday, November 29. Derived from the name Cleopatra, CLEO TV is an aspirational lifestyle and entertainment network targeting Millennial and Gen X women of color. The network promises a unique and diverse lineup of short and long-form programming that reflects the multifaceted interests of this generation. With a bold, fearless and fresh take, CLEO TV gives multicultural young women a destination for content centered around travel, home design, relationships, finances, cooking, talk shows, movies, docu-series, sitcoms and much more. CLEO TV will be broadly distributed on Comcast Xfinity beginning January 19, 2019, with additional affiliate distribution agreements to be announced in the coming months.
TV One Executives in attendance at the event included General Manager Michelle Rice, EVP of Ad Sales and Marketing Rahsan-Rahsan Lindsay, SVP Marketing Lori Hall, and SVP Public Relations Tosha Whitten-Griggs. Curls Founder Mahisha Dellinger, a CLEO TV launch advertiser, was also present.
VIPs in attendance at the event included Chef Jernard Wells (CLEO TV Co-Host, New Soul Kitchen), Tai Beauchamp (CLEO TV Host/Personality), "Sister Circle" co-hosts Syleena Johnson, Trina Braxton, Rashan Ali and Demetria McKinney (Saints & Sinners, Bobbi Kristina).
For more information on CLEO TV, visit CLEO TV's YouTube Channel and check out exclusive, behind-the-scenes content on www.mycleo.tv. Viewers can also join the conversation by connecting via social media on TV One's Twitter, Instagram and Facebook (@mycleotv) using the hashtag #CLEOTV.
ABOUT CLEO TV
Launching in January 2019, CLEO TV is a lifestyle and entertainment network targeting Millennial and Gen X women of color. Derived from the name Cleopatra, one of the most powerful, trendsetting, rule-breaking and iconic women in history, CLEO TV will offer quality content that defies negative and cultural stereotypes of today's modern women. The network promises a unique and diverse offering of short-form and long-form content including travel, home design, cooking, talk shows, movies, docu-series, sitcoms and much more. CLEO TV is fully owned by TV One, LLC, a brand of Urban One, Inc., formerly known as Radio One, Inc. [NASDAQ: UONE and UONEK, www.urban1.com], the largest African-American owned multi-media company primarily targeting Black and urban audiences. CLEO TV will join the roster of Urban One, Inc.'s brands including TV One, Radio One, Reach Media, iOne Digital, One Solution and R1 Digital. Visit www.mycleo.tv for more information.
ABOUT TV ONE
Launched in January 2004, TV One serves 59 million households, offering a broad range of real-life and entertainment-focused original programming, classic series, movies and music designed to entertain and inform a diverse audience of adult black viewers. The network represents the best in black culture and entertainment with fan favorite shows Uncensored, Unsung, Rickey Smiley For Real, Fatal Attraction and The NAACP Image Awards. In addition, TV One is the cable home of blockbuster drama Empire, and NewsOne Now, the only live daily news program dedicated to black viewers. In December 2008, the company launched TV OneHigh Def, which now serves 14 million households. TV One is solely owned by Urban One, Inc., formerly known as Radio One, Inc. [NASDAQ: UONE and UONEK, www.urban1.com], the largest African-American owned multi-media company primarily targeting Black and urban audiences.